What does Diego mean?
The meaning of Diego is "supplanter".
Diego is generally used as a boy's name.
It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Die-go.
The Given Name Diego
Latinized as Didacus in the Middle Ages, the name may also possibly derive its' meaning from the Greek word didache meaning "teaching".
Diego is quite a valiant name and a welcome find.
A special name that is sure to be loved.
Solidly popular, this one is a keeper.
Diego falls into the place name category.
Some famous bearers of this name include: Diego Aloysius de San Vitores, Diego Antonio Reyes, and Diego Carvalho.
In contrast, the year before it ranked 129 in baby name popularity for boys with 3,166 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.
Want to see how Diego sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Diego Name Popularity Page.
Diego Related Names
- Diego Aloysius de San Vitores ~ Saint
- Diego Antonio Reyes ~ Soccer Player
- Diego Carvalho ~ Saint
- Diego Cavalieri ~ Soccer Player
- Diego Costa ~ Soccer Player
- Diego de Acebo ~ Saint
- Diego de Almagro ~ Explorer
- Diego Forlan ~ Soccer Player
- Diego Jose of Cadiz ~ Saint
- Diego Kisai ~ Saint
- Diego Maradona ~ Soccer Player
- Diego Oddi ~ Saint
- Diego of Alcala ~ Saint
- Diego Velazquez ~ Artist
Diego Name Fun
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